CAPE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1877-1881

GUSN

GUSN-39080

Description

Black wool; hip-length; band collar trimmed w/ black silk; body trimmed around edge w/ foliate pattern of black braid, bugle beads & french knots; dolman style cum opening. Body has pattern of horizontal chevron stripes of black flat braid & bugle beads in a coral pattern; hem trimmed w/ deep fringe of black silk & bugle beads; 10 silk covered buttons hidden at center front placket; fully lined in black silk sateen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
Women's clothing
CAPE

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1937.497